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Marsene Johnson Marsene Johnson
Full Name: Marsene Johnson
Date of birth: December 4, 1864
Date of death: February 7, 1925

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 23 Jan 12, 1909 - Jan 10, 1911 31st (1)   Democrat Galveston / Galveston   Galveston

(1) Democrat; roster of members of the 31st Legislature with biographical and party information. "Year Book 1909," Number 13, May-June 1910, pp. 408-415. Bulletin (Texas Department of Agriculture), 1910.
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, Volume II, pp. 956-957. Birth date 12/4/1864 in Cuthbert, Georgia, son of Daniel and Emily Marsene Foster; marriage to Beatrice Heath, 9/9/1883, sons Elmo, Roy, and Marsene, Jr.; elected to Legislature, 7/25/1908. Historical Review of South-east Texas and the Founders, Leaders and Representative Men of Its Commerce, Industry and Civic Affairs, 1910.
  • Other Resources
  • Marsene Johnson, birth date 12/4/1864, death date 2/7/1925, burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Galveston. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Marsene Johnson, 31st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 31st session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, north wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    31st 1st C.S. - 1909
    Game and Fisheries  
    Judicial Districts  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    31st R.S. - 1909
    Banks and Banking  
    Game and Fisheries  
    Municipal Corporations (Chair) 
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    Reforms in Civil and Criminal Procedure  

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